TROY, MICH., Jan. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global LT, a leading provider of Language & Cultural Training, Translation, Expatriate Destination Services and Workforce Talent Development has appointed Lori Fenneken as the Language Training Supervisor for the APAC regional offices located in Shanghai and Hong Kong.
Ms. Fenneken is a US citizen that graduated with a B.A. in English and German and an M.A. in TESL from Bowling Green State University, Ohio. She has over 15 years' experience in the language and training industry. Prior to her promotion, Ms. Fenneken worked for Global LT as a Language Training Coordinator for the APAC region since June 2012. Before coming to Global LT, Ms. Fenneken spent 15 years working in academia, teaching linguistics, writing and English teaching methodology in northwest China as well as in business support roles in both Chinese- and foreign-owned small businesses in the region.
"Ms. Fenneken's strong understanding of the Chinese culture and society was critical for this role and for this newly established entity. She also is known for her professional business demeanor and international clout that is vital when managing a regional office for a global company onsite or from abroad" say Lisa Koziol, Language Operations Manager of Global LT.
A speaker of English, Mandarin, Amdo Tibetan and German languages, Ms. Fenneken will help bridge the communication gaps between regional offices and business relations that are conducted within the APAC region. Her combined expertise in strategy formulation, account management and revenue generation will allow Ms. Fenneken to be an effective leader in this role.
"Global LT welcomes Ms. Fenneken in her new role and congratulates her on this new appointment as Language Training Supervisor. Her knowledge and experience in corporate educational services and management will be a valuable asset to our organization" commented Lisette Poletes, CEO Global LT.
Founded in 1979, Global LT is headquartered in Troy, Michigan. Global LT is a world renowned provider Language & Cultural Training, Translation, Expatriate Destination Services and Workforce Talent Development with entities in Brazil, China, Hong Kong, and the UK. Global LT is a member of the National Minority Business Development Council (NMBDC), The Association of Language Companies (ALCUS), American Translators Association (ATA) and the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). To learn more visit www.Global-LT.com for more information or call + 1.888.645.5881
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Source:Global LT, Inc